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HER Number:MDV41813
Name:Post Medieval Pottery from west of Upcott


Post Medieval pottery recovered from a field to the west of Upcott


Grid Reference:SS 574 097
Map Sheet:SS50NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishDowland
Ecclesiastical ParishDOWLAND

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS50NE/76

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FINDSPOT (XV to Post Medieval - 1500 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Ellis, D. A., 1985, Untitled Source (Worksheet). SDV344179.

A concentration of Post Medieval pottery was discovered at the edge of a small field to the west of Upcott and dated mainly to the late 17th century and later. It included North Devon ware, one cloam oven sherd and one bowl rim probably of the 16th century.

Ellis, D. A., 1992, Dowland Past and Present, 50 (Pamphlet). SDV344172.

Pottery found in a hedge near Vanstones (Lower Upcott).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV344172Pamphlet: Ellis, D. A.. 1992. Dowland Past and Present. Paperback Volume. 50.
SDV344179Worksheet: Ellis, D. A.. 1985. Worksheet. [Mapped feature: #24863 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV76257Related to: Lower Upcott, Upcott (Monument)

Associated Finds

  • FDV1470 - POT (XV to Post Medieval - 1500 AD to 1750 AD)
  • FDV2736 - POT (XV to Unknown - 1500 AD)

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 3 2010 9:52AM